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Best Accounting Firms to Work For

Prestige isn't everything. These are the firms accountants find the most amenable to a satisfying work experience.
Survey Methodology

In addition to ranking other firms in terms of prestige, survey respondents were asked to rate their own firms in a variety of categories. On a scale of 1 to 10, with 10 being the highest and 1 being the lowest, respondents evaluated their firms in various "quality of life" areas. A firm's score in each category is simply the average of those rankings.

Firms with fewer than 10 responses for any given question were excluded from that ranking category.

2021 Best Accounting Firms for Business Outlook

#1
SCORE 9.566
2020 Rank 7
#2
SCORE 9.500
2020 Not Ranked
#3
SCORE 9.452
2020 Rank 2
#4
SCORE 9.311
2020 Rank 1
#5
SCORE 9.298
2020 Not Ranked
#6
SCORE 9.226
2020 Rank 5
#7
SCORE 9.208
2020 Rank 3
#8
SCORE 9.091
2020 Rank 8
#9
SCORE 9.064
2020 Rank 6
#10
SCORE 9.059
2020 Rank 14
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